Peninsula Daily News

Performers on the Plaza begins second season

The second season of Performers on the Plaza begins today and will continue throughout August. Ridgerunner will perform bluegrass and other music from… Continue reading

Ride the Hurricane set for Sunday

Preregistration for Sunday’s “Ride the Hurricane” recreational bike climb up Olympic National Park’s Hurricane Ridge Road opens today. As a safety precaution,… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Dungeness Bridge closed for event … and other items

Railroad Bridge at the Dungeness River Audubon Center will be closed to through traffic for the Dine on the Dungeness special event from… Continue reading

Foundation gives for cancer care

First Federal Community Foundation presented a check for $25,000 to the Olympic Medical Center (OMC) Foundation for the expansion of OMC’s Sequim… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Volunteer orientation scheduled … and other items

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County offers informal orientations in Carlsborg and Port Angeles on Thursday and Friday. The Carlsborg meeting will be from 11 a.m.… Continue reading

Bridge inspections planned in August

The state Department of Transportation plans routine inspections of bridges in Clallam and Grays Harbor counties in August. While the inspections are occurring,… Continue reading

Friends of Brubeck to return to OTA

Tickets are available now for performances by the jazz ensemble Friends of Brubeck this Saturday and Sunday. The shows will be at the… Continue reading

PHOTO: Lazy, hazy days of summer

With several days of temperatures reaching 90 in the Forks-Beaver area many adults and children have taken to the Lake Pleasant County Park. Picnic-goers, swimmers,… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Volunteers sought for OlyCAP in Port Angeles … and other items

OlyCAP’s Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is currently recruiting volunteers to work in the Port Angeles School District. Those interested must… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Annual breastfeeding week begins … and other items

Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) will recognize World Breastfeeding Week beginning with a picnic set for Wednesday. The family-friendly event titled “Annual… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: BBQ grand opening this week … and other items

Blue Tygre Forge has set its grand opening BBQ celebration for Friday, Aug. 7. The free event at the new blacksmithing business… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly networking breakfasts are held at 7:30 a.m. on the first and third Thursdays of the month at… Continue reading

Chimacum fire destroys residence

Two tenants lost all their belongings when they were burned out of their living quarters, a recreational vehicle. They were offered temporary living… Continue reading

Peninsula fire danger upgraded to high

THE STATE DEPARTMENT of Natural Resources has upgraded the fire danger on the North Olympic Peninsula to high. Clallam County has increased its fire restrictions,… Continue reading

Port Angeles School District fetes retiring staff members

The Port Angeles School District (PASD) has announced that 20 of its staff members are slated to retire. Retiring staff members were… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Joint meeting on homelessness pacts set Monday

Jefferson County commissioners and Port Townsend Council Ad Hoc Committee on Housing members will discuss interlocal agreements on homelessness during a special joint meeting at… Continue reading

Quilcene Beach reopened

Quilcene Beach has been reopened to recreational use after bacterial levels diminished. Jefferson County Public Health has removed the closed sign at… Continue reading

Tickets available now for Hog Wild

Tickets are on sale now for Hog Wild — A Night of Games, Suds and Grub set at Harbinger Winery on Aug.… Continue reading

African dance, big band music and disaster training upcoming

African dance and music, a garage and plant sale spread over four areas, and disaster aid training are among the upcoming activities on the North… Continue reading

Author to demonstrate making bread with sourdough starter

Author Victoria Redhed Miller will present a simple approach to handmade bread with sourdough starter at 11 a.m. Saturday at Nash’s Farm Store.… Continue reading